British Airways plane is more hipster than Movember

British Airways plane is more hipster than Movember

Airline's crews and aircraft sprout staches to support the campaign
One of these is easier to trim.

The world’s most enormous hipster -- British Airways' Airbus A319 aircraft -- joins the Movember crew with a giant connoisseur mo.

Movember, combining “moustache” and November, is an annual campaign to raise awareness of prostate cancer by encouraging people to grow a moustache in November. Find out more about Movember. We are using British spelling here with moustache, btw.

“We’re always delighted to support Movember, it’s a charity that is very dear to our hearts here at British Airways, especially as our former CEO Lord Marshall suffered from the disease,” said Liz Wilkinson, British Airway’s head of health services.

The airline stated they debated the pencil, the handlebar, the horseshoe and the trucker before settling down on the more sophisticated and classic connoisseur style stache.

The airline also encourages its crews to put on a stache for the campaign. Last year, British Airways and its men raised GBP80,000 (US$128,000) for the Prostate Cancer Charity.

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